The Penya Blaugrana de Montmeló celebrated its 40th anniversary, which was exactly the 9th of December, with two sociocultural events: the conference ‘Catalunya i el Barça, Orígens d’una Simbiosi’, at the headquarters of La Penya, and a talk-colloquium on the Recopa de 1982, in the Concòrdia Room of the Town Hall.
On Friday, the 10th, the conference ‘Barça i Catalunya’ took place, in charge of the journalist Frederic Porta; Salva Torres, vice president of the World Confederation of Penyes; Y Xavier Gamper, grandson of the founder of the club. The conference analyzes the link between the club and Catalonia in various stages.
On Saturday, the 11th, the handball section and on Sunday, the 12th, the colloquium was held in tribute to the winning team of the 1982 Recopa, with the presence of ‘Tente’ Sánchez, Pep Moratalla and ‘Torito’ Zuviría, who recalled the importance of the title and analyzed the current situation of the team. Gerard Tarres, president of the Penya, received the former players together with Toni Guil, president of the World Confederation of Penyes. Peñistas from various towns attended and the ‘Germanor dinar’ was suspended by Covid